2019 Symposium Highlights

Keynote Address: Dr. Paulina Jaramillo

Dr. Jaramillo talked about her career, her research, and provided some sage advice to the audience. Her full address can be seen in this video

2019 Christopher Reed Science Competition Prize Winners

The 2019 Sigma Xi winners include:

First Place: 
Claire Gasque, '19
A statistical study of the spatial extent of relativistic electron precipitation events.

Second Place:
Alex Derenchuk, '19
The 8.2 ka event in the Upper Valley: A record of severe Holocene climate change

Third Place: 
Katharine Horn, '19
Synonymous genetic variation dysregulates Parkinson's-associated protein alpha-synuclein

Olivia Hunter, '19
Biofilm production strategies of Vibrio cholerae impact bacterial fitness in marine environments

Sigma Xi recipients' posters can be viewed in the Kresge Physical Sciences Library in Fairchild Hall.

2019 Library Research in the Sciences Prize Winners

The 2019 Library Research in the Sciences recipients included:

Hannah I. Hoffman, '19
Hannah K. Margolis, '20

2019 WISP Engagement Award Recipients

The WISP Research Engagement Award recognizes a WISP Intern who has exhibited sustained engagement and enthusiasm about learning through research. The 2019 recipients included:

  • Catherine (Katya) Golubovsky '23
  • Katherine A. Miller '23